Alakananda has been accorded the Special Status of

Integrated Mega Tourism Infrastructure Development Project
(IMTID)

by the Department of Tourism, Government of Andhra Pradesh,
under the guidance of the Hon’ble Chief Minister.

Background Image : Boats anchored near Alakananda (Drone Shot)

As per the latest Tourism Policy 2015 of Andhra Pradesh, Alakananda was accorded the IMTID status at the Sunrise Andhra Pradesh Investment Meet during the CII Partnership Summit 2017 at Visakhapatnam. The department has also recognised Alakananda as one the focus projects that will immediately boost tourism and employment in the surrounding areas.

The nearby Muktyala Fort has been recognised as a Heritage site and is now open to tourists. With the Muktyala Fort, Koti Lingala Temple, Vedadri Temple, Pulichintala Dam and many more attractions, the entire region around Alakananda is being promoted as a tourist hub especially due to access to the river on which tourists can cruise to Vijayawada / Bhavanipuram in 45 to 60 minutes.

Mr. AVR ChowdaryFounder Chairman of  G&C (3rd from left) brainstorming with the Hon’ble CM of APShri N. Chandra Babu Naidu on Alakananda – the most prestigious 300 acre Integrated Township on the Krishna Riverfront recognised by the CM as an IMTID project

MoU Exchange Ceremony on the eve of Alakananda being awarded IMTID status by the Hon’ble CM of AP Shri N. Chandra Babu Naidu

In the picture (L to R):

  • Dr. N. Srikant – Principal Secretary to Government, Tourism & Culture
  • Mr. AVR Chowdary – Founder Chairman of G&C
  • Mr. Nettem Sriraghuram – Chief Patron of Alakananda & Ex-Excise Minister of AP
  • Shri N. Chandra Babu Naidu – Hon’ble CM of AP
  • Prof. Jayarami Reddy – Chairman of APTDC
  • Mr. M. Girija Shankar – MD of APTDC
  • Mr. Himanshu Mishra – Commissioner of Tourism, AP
  • Mr. K. Lakshminarayana – Advisor to APTDC

Ceremonial Exchange of MoU on the Main Stage of the CII Partnership Summit 2017 at Visakhapatnam

In the picture (L to R):

  •  Mr. M. Girija Shankar – MD of APTDC
  • Dr. N. Srikant – Principal Secretary to Government, Tourism & Culture
  • Mr. AVR Chowdary – Founder Chairman of G&C
  • Shri N. Chandra Babu Naidu – Hon’ble CM of AP
  • Mr. Nettem Jayanath – Director of Jayanath Agri Farms Pvt Ltd
  • (in the back) Mr. Palle Raghunath Reddy – Minister for IT, AP

News Coverage of Alakananda

Office of the Advisor, Communications
Government of Andhra Pradesh
Vijayawada, August 04, 2016

Mega riverfront tourism project coming up at Muktyala village
Vijayawada, August 05, 2016

World-class mega tourism project to come up at confluence of Krishna and Paleru rivers
Vijayawada, August 05, 2016

Mega tourism project soon in Vijayawada
Vijayawada, August 05, 2016

Alakananda Ghat offers Serenity and Divinity
Vijayawada, August 11, 2016

What does this mean for you ?

Being officially recognised by the Government of Andhra Pradesh, Alakananda will be widely known and promoted by the state itself, creating a strong brand image and goodwill over the years. Investors in this project will benefit immensely from the popularity of this complex, as it will be one of the HOTTEST destinations in the state for recreation, corporate events, weddings, parties, family get togethers, spiritual tours, adventure sports, river based activities and a lot more !